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User statistics:

Number of users: 5,264,725
Number of users who are super-user administrators: 32
Number of users who are other types of administrators: 5,886

Users added per month:

Month Users Added
August 2018 75,493
July 2018 121,062
June 2018 131,270
May 2018 160,918
April 2018 159,841
March 2018 188,059
February 2018 132,980
January 2018 138,881
December 2017 77,411
November 2017 86,656
October 2017 90,673
September 2017 82,307
August 2017 92,501
July 2017 99,833
June 2017 83,743
May 2017 206,258
April 2017 90,313
March 2017 92,059
February 2017 79,481
January 2017 53,949
December 2016 42,050
November 2016 50,446
October 2016 51,994
September 2016 46,184
August 2016 55,758
July 2016 47,217
June 2016 43,782
May 2016 45,591
April 2016 40,409
March 2016 45,259
February 2016 47,569
January 2016 38,264
December 2015 31,969
November 2015 39,521
October 2015 39,193
September 2015 36,030
August 2015 35,138
July 2015 33,568
June 2015 32,268
May 2015 37,746
April 2015 38,080
March 2015 36,536
February 2015 25,668
January 2015 45,071
December 2014 23,688
November 2014 37,732
October 2014 31,020
September 2014 33,806
August 2014 29,985
July 2014 23,223
June 2014 22,346
May 2014 25,297
April 2014 38,127
March 2014 31,125
February 2014 24,870
January 2014 30,501
December 2013 44,265
November 2013 31,762
October 2013 20,474
September 2013 18,038
August 2013 19,166
July 2013 16,336
June 2013 16,776
May 2013 20,790
April 2013 21,576
March 2013 19,593
February 2013 18,414
January 2013 21,795
December 2012 18,267
November 2012 18,929
October 2012 19,755
September 2012 19,745
August 2012 20,351
July 2012 15,542
June 2012 14,758
May 2012 15,178
April 2012 15,230
March 2012 16,284
February 2012 15,959
January 2012 16,876
December 2011 15,491
November 2011 15,329
October 2011 14,735
September 2011 16,255
August 2011 15,661
July 2011 17,016
June 2011 13,272
May 2011 15,892
April 2011 14,625
March 2011 16,532
February 2011 14,834
January 2011 16,765
December 2010 17,374
November 2010 13,882
October 2010 13,783
September 2010 13,077
August 2010 13,493
July 2010 14,107
June 2010 11,789
May 2010 13,922
April 2010 13,950
March 2010 16,359
February 2010 15,071
January 2010 16,037
December 2009 13,955
November 2009 14,676
October 2009 14,813
September 2009 13,700
August 2009 13,840
July 2009 13,715
June 2009 14,445
May 2009 16,910
April 2009 14,623
March 2009 14,386
February 2009 12,471
January 2009 12,942
December 2008 11,706
November 2008 13,548
October 2008 12,508
September 2008 10,883
August 2008 10,781
July 2008 11,088
June 2008 11,366
May 2008 12,740
April 2008 13,968
March 2008 47,631
February 2008 32,400
January 2008 17,381
December 2007 16,568
November 2007 15,910
October 2007 15,260
September 2007 14,268
August 2007 15,131
July 2007 14,374
June 2007 13,993
May 2007 11,742
April 2007 9,808
March 2007 10,997
February 2007 9,717
January 2007 10,418
December 2006 8,708
November 2006 8,953
October 2006 9,528
September 2006 9,502
August 2006 9,399
July 2006 9,629
June 2006 9,365
May 2006 10,359
April 2006 9,510
March 2006 11,525
February 2006 12,194
January 2006 13,420
December 2005 14,790
November 2005 12,956
October 2005 11,096
September 2005 10,044
August 2005 10,493
July 2005 10,202
June 2005 8,196
May 2005 7,221
April 2005 8,642
March 2005 8,819
February 2005 4,664
January 2005 6,031
December 2004 4,779
November 2004 4,610
October 2004 4,194
September 2004 3,695
August 2004 3,512
July 2004 3,842
June 2004 3,124
May 2004 3,648
April 2004 3,988
March 2004 3,120
February 2004 2,439
January 2004 2,444
December 2003 2,178
November 2003 2,080
October 2003 1,864
September 2003 2,006
August 2003 1,641
July 2003 2,023
June 2003 2,170
May 2003 2,165
April 2003 2,048
March 2003 2,475
February 2003 2,417
January 2003 3,241
December 2002 2,495
November 2002 2,536
October 2002 2,030
September 2002 2,117
August 2002 91
July 2002 2
July 1996 16

Audio statistics:

Shows added per month

Forum statistics:

Number of forums: 379
Number of posts: 473,408

Top forums:

Forum Posts Average Length
GratefulDead 296,287 373.7
etree 50,676 324.1
feature_films 19,053 390.8
netlabels 14,359 671.3
forums 13,110 303.4
classic_tv 12,541 315.2
faqs 8,659 270.1
movies 6,480 431.0
audio 5,869 304.3
texts 5,868 566.6
opensource_movies 5,168 279.4
web 5,123 361.4
opensource_audio 4,745 278.0
prelinger 3,200 364.8
oldtimeradio 3,017 318.7
noisecollector 2,502 234.7
movie_of_the_week 1,341 355.3
sflan 1,204 417.4
opensource 1,106 734.9
general 950 469.3

Top 50 Posters:

Poster Posts Average Length
William Tell 14937 385.9
Jeff Kaplan 10651 84.8
direwolf0701 9846 196.2
bluedevil 9817 382.5
SomeDarkHollow 8427 347.8
robthewordsmith 6752 274.1
johnnyonthespot 6211 285.7
micah6vs8 5626 352.2
lobster12 5029 192.6
RBNW....new and improved! 4742 353.5
jglynn1.2 4619 216.3
Diana Hamilton 4374 317.0
high flow 4296 245.0
Arbuthnot 4014 449.8
Cliff Hucker 4006 403.1
rastamon 3870 258.8
user unknown 3868 277.3
NoiseCollector 3771 392.2
craven714 3673 359.6
elbow1126 3544 413.5
AltheaRose 3523 555.9
stratocaster 3513 301.8
ringolevio 3123 199.8
BryanE 2858 473.3
wineland 2784 310.6
Mandojammer 2760 759.3
light into ashes 2755 1647.1
Dudley Dead 2376 570.7
snow_and_rain 2352 319.0
JodyC 2299 190.9
cush11 2256 174.4
HappySwordsman 2204 586.1
SDH2O 2133 436.4
Vermoontains 2084 310.9
Moongleam 2044 727.4
ghostofpig 2017 480.0
Diamondhead 1991 223.7
dead-head_Monte 1964 2082.6
grendelschoice 1940 549.4
greenone 1937 228.4
Earl B. Powell 1929 537.9
quigs 1903 119.8
ducats 1901 110.0
rdenirojb87 1894 404.8
jerlouvis 1868 462.2
simon c 1851 428.6
Brad Leblanc 1796 300.5
c-freedom 1781 578.4
Tyler 1740 391.7
fenario80 1703 306.3

Monthly post count (for last year):

Month Posts Average Length
2018-08 569 337.8
2018-07 968 331.4
2018-06 921 324.8
2018-05 1075 376.8
2018-04 753 358.8
2018-03 874 275.8
2018-02 814 302.1
2018-01 845 274.3
2017-12 843 340.9
2017-11 852 268.4
2017-10 1088 322.9
2017-09 894 263.0
2017-08 933 311.1
Note: some posts are from before the new site existed because they are news articles with old dates